Translation of rociar in English:

rociar

transitive verb

  • 1

    (humedecer)
    rocía la camisa antes de plancharla sprinkle water on the shirt / sprinkle the shirt with water before ironing
    • rocían la carretera para que no se levante polvo they spray water on the road / they spray the road with water to keep the dust down
    • lo rociaron de keroseno they doused it with kerosene
    • rociar las hojas con agua tibia spray the leaves with lukewarm water
    • antes de servir se rocía con zumo de limón sprinkle with lemon juice before serving
  • 2

    (acompañar)
    to wash down
    el asado estuvo rociado con un buen vino tinto the roast was washed down with a good red wine